Diane Connor, MSc International Tourism Management

After almost two decades as an air hostess with BA, I was ready for a new challenge. I loved travelling, but commuting to Heathrow definitely has a shelf life! So, when the opportunity to take voluntary redundancy came up, I grabbed it. I had nothing…

Bright Anyimah Oduro, MSc Ophthalmology and Vision Research

I was so excited to be awarded The Catholic Bishops Conference Magnusson Award as I finally had an opportunity to pursue my passion and dream of transforming people’s lives in a practical way. I and my partner in the project, Irene Fosuhemaa Bossman, who is…

Nema Matekenya, MSc International Project Management

I’ve been able to study in Glasgow thanks to a unique scholarship partnership between GCU and housing association ng Homes. So, while GCU supports me through my studies, ng has given me a home. I’m very grateful. The partnership has been supporting Malawian students develop…

Kirstin Marshall, BA (Hons) International Marketing

I first got involved with the Simon Community Scotland through a marketing internship for my programme and was taken on to run its social media strategy. This summer I was able to to launch its new project to help combat period poverty alongside MSP Monica…